The Black Hole Bomb and Black Hole Civilizations

Share
HTML-code
  • Published: 22 April 2018
  • To support Kurzgesagt and learn more about Brilliant, go to www.brilliant.org/nutshell and sign up for free. The first 688 people that go to that link will get 20% off the annual Premium subscription.
    Support us on Patreon so we can make more videos (and get cool stuff in return): www.patreon.com/Kurzgesagt?ty=h
    Steady: steadyhq.com/de/kurzgesagt
    Merchandise: shop.kurzgesagt.org
    Newsletter: eepurl.com/cRUQxz
    Facebook: bit.ly/1NB6U5O
    Twitter: bit.ly/2DDeT83
    Instagram: bit.ly/2DEN7r3
    Discord: discord.gg/cB7ycdv
    The Voice of Kurzgesagt:
    Steve Taylor: voice-pool.com/en/english/
    Soundcloud: bit.ly/2JhMwdR
    Bandcamp: bit.ly/2F5unOc
    Facebook: bit.ly/2GIoZlH
    Michael Watson, Christos Kantas, master994, Patrick Norman, Ajay Panicker, Ali B, khl4us, Eduardo Ornelas, David Mendez, Ozaiy, Devin Bray, Jimmy Jimenez, Bryant Gabriel, Warp Institute, Ezgi Ceylan, Kaliam, Corcoran Smith, Grzegorz Matczak, Scott Enand, Martin Westphal, cagedmoney, Tanner Wildauer, Alex Hamil, hbarsquared, NetherLynx, Max Hermann, Drouhet, Grace McFarland, David Engel, Simone Ramello, Kevin Luther, Jacob Johnson, Jeffrey Mathis, Jeffrey Blatt, Robert R., Conner Martin, John J., Colin O, Marco Ehrler, Kevin Tavarez, Dolphin, Andrew Gozzard, Ivan Galinskiy, Alexis Osipenco, Kerstin Bo, Moonyoung Lee, Oliver Clark, Alex Gorstan, Mehmed Mutapcic, Ben Stewart, Alexander Frase, Zain, junsuim, Nikita Kulakov, Benjamin Ulseth, Daniel Rapp, Benjamin Hibbert, Mingyi Cisar, Ginomari Rallos, William Corrigan, Jerremy Goris, Greg Levy, Jan Dvořák, Ian Dejong, Jas Sun, Matthew Caruso, Ed Barmettler, Ben Ray, Tom Trval, Aliouch, bryce Kolton, Dallas Nolen, Rashmi Mallik, 804R, Avi Botbol, Дмитрий Созинов, FOXFYRE, Hamza, Martin Hult
    Help us caption & translate this video!
    krclip.com/user/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UCsXVk37bltHxD1rDPwtNM8Q&tab=2
    The Black Hole Bomb and Black Hole Civilizations

Comments • 18 544

  • Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

    There's brand new stuff in the Kurzgesagt Merch Shop. Check it out here: shop.kurzgesagt.org

    • Gabe Saravia
      Gabe Saravia  2 일 전

      Or do a video on what is quantum foam

      • Gabe Saravia
        Gabe Saravia  2 일 전

        Do a black hole bomb 2 with harvesting stellar mass black hole and harvesting stellar mass black holes per second

        • Doom2exe
          Doom2exe  3 일 전

          We require more black holes

          • Kosmo o
            Kosmo o  5 일 전

            Big Bang

            • zistorbar
              zistorbar  5 일 전

              That reminds me, playing an early version of no man's sky, i've come across 2 planets that where colliding (my old computer was too weak to handle game throttle and my fps was at best 14). so i've landed on one, got out my ship and started heading towards the event horizon. Somehow i've slipped inside the "in between" after a very weird gravitationnal jetpack overflow. ended up inside them both, and tryed to dig my way out, but i could dig all day long it wouldn't make a hole. And then bunny jumping trying to change my gravitaionnal plane from a planet to the other in hope to unstuck i fell out of borders, infinitly. Did I found an ingame Einstein-Rosenberg bridge ?

              • Destynation
                Destynation  8 시간 전

                7:13 Congrats on making the Halo array, maybe we can actually wipe out the flood this time.

                • Ill Ham
                  Ill Ham  17 시간 전

                  Did you just copy halo's halo

                  • DIOND
                    DIOND  17 시간 전

                    Yet we haven’t even land on Mars

                    • Lemowcat
                      Lemowcat  18 시간 전

                      This is my favorite episode

                      • Pokemon Trainer
                        Pokemon Trainer  20 시간 전

                        Why wouldn’t the black hole eat the mirror?

                        • BlueNebelung
                          BlueNebelung  21 시간 전

                          This is why Kirby is so dangerous.

                          • Scientist Walter
                            Scientist Walter  일 전

                            SPEEN

                            • No-OneIsLegit
                              No-OneIsLegit  2 일 전

                              the glass would get eaten

                              • Abdullah Hamad
                                Abdullah Hamad  2 일 전

                                Anyone who thinks the universe is going to get colder when it ends is an imbecile. It will cool once all the fuel for ravenous flames is exhausted. It's only dark from all the smoke and ash and noxious gas; the dark is not an indicator of low temperature.

                                • Jay Baker
                                  Jay Baker  2 일 전

                                  Another planet to my collection.

                                  • June
                                    June  2 일 전

                                    so its basically just the spin.

                                    • That one Guy that died in endgame

                                      Man what mod are you using

                                      • L-dot dotson
                                        L-dot dotson  2 일 전

                                        0:22 Starcraft reference

                                        • Arnold K.
                                          Arnold K.  2 일 전

                                          5:19 Pinky and The Brain.

                                          • Spencer Alves
                                            Spencer Alves  2 일 전

                                            0:20 WE HAVE NOT ENOUGH MINERALS

                                            • Mogul DaMongrel
                                              Mogul DaMongrel  2 일 전

                                              How exactly does it "take" energy from the black hole? It sounds like its only using a slingshot effect already caused by the rotational spin from its gravitational mass. In which case why not use a neutron star? Like an infinite whirlpool that spins and a boat that coasts around the spin to gain speed, i dont think the ship takes momentum from the whirlpool to where it can slow down the spin and cause the whirlpool to stop whirling. Also how would you keep the mirror from being shattered and devoured from gravitational forces? Also unless the angle were just right on each and every single mirror for reflection, if those em waves deviate by even the smallest of degrees the black holes gravitional forces would suck in that energy eventually. Also no mirror emits 100% light back from said reflection, as the mirror itself absorbs a percent of incoming light, which if you could convert that absorbtion percent into usable energy (because then ud need to figure out the rate of gravitational amplification vs the rate of absorbtion) that might be feasible from say, a pulsar which constantly emits various forms of energy as is. So you wouldnt have to use energy to beam energy for gravitational amplification. Also how would you even go in a black hole and come out... the amount of shredding occurring would rip the atomic makeup of anything going in, unless your rebuilding yourself on the otherside... im sure the math may say its possible but this sounds infinitely dumb if your not a number. Finally, why is the black hole spinning? if i take a sheet of rubber and press my finger down in the center, then roll a marble, only the marble is spinning.

                                              • Albert Ochoa
                                                Albert Ochoa  2 일 전

                                                Science fiction at its best

                                                • Ippotis
                                                  Ippotis  2 일 전

                                                  The Energy is lost forever... ...or is it?

                                                  • ネコ-ivan-くそ
                                                    ネコ-ivan-くそ  2 일 전

                                                    How to scientifically destroy and kill humanity (fastest method)

                                                    • Poke
                                                      Poke  3 일 전

                                                      Black Hole Bomb aka Rasengan!

                                                      • The Beast
                                                        The Beast  3 일 전

                                                        That would still be an impossibly huge mirror

                                                        • Kade
                                                          Kade  3 일 전

                                                          uhh huh

                                                          • aarmn Proton
                                                            aarmn Proton  3 일 전

                                                            But we dont have gamma ray and visible ray mirror, do we? I mean we dont know such a uniwave lenght reflecting object to handle that powerful waves and dont collapse with that, another problem is make them dont shatter

                                                            • Skaarj Rogue
                                                              Skaarj Rogue  3 일 전

                                                              Black hole cores don't explode, that clearly was the refractor control cluster. Kurzgesagt is delusional, get him outta here.

                                                              • Ernie Cheng
                                                                Ernie Cheng  3 일 전

                                                                How do u take energy from a fast moving rocket?

                                                                • Francis
                                                                  Francis  3 일 전

                                                                  Anyone notice the Halo reference?

                                                                  • just another account

                                                                    so theoretically we can make a space railgun that would blow up planets with a projectile smaller than a person... cool

                                                                    • ender slot
                                                                      ender slot  4 일 전

                                                                      i never knew the halo was part of the project

                                                                      • Salt Bucket
                                                                        Salt Bucket  4 일 전

                                                                        OMG!!! Is That Starcraft? 0:20 I can’t believe there is Starcraft fans Among you!!

                                                                        • Rain Lawson
                                                                          Rain Lawson  4 일 전

                                                                          *See's halo ring in video with enough power to go supernova* *Finish the fight intensifies*

                                                                          • Adrian White
                                                                            Adrian White  4 일 전

                                                                            Wait, what about Hawking radiation? It's my understanding black holes can and many do, evaporate because they are constantly losing energy in the form of Hawking radiation. Anyone else heard about this?

                                                                            • Ericmerrick
                                                                              Ericmerrick  4 일 전

                                                                              6:42 is that a halo reference?

                                                                              • Physics Unsimplified

                                                                                This video is not too bad (note, I didn't say it was good) considering the Kurzgesagt team has just 2 people devoted to text and research, compared with 19 people devoted to art, design, illustration and motion.

                                                                                • Jeilanie Miro
                                                                                  Jeilanie Miro  4 일 전

                                                                                  5:21 I just noticed an Animaniacs cameo Pinky and The Brain

                                                                                  • Byron Productions
                                                                                    Byron Productions  4 일 전

                                                                                    You could theoretically make it at a smaller scale and have it as a wepond. Edit: once all the red giants cool down I seriously doubt this universe will be dark. I garuntee the black holes will relase thier mass eventually and that mass will scatter and create new stars in the distant universe. Everything in this world we have seen so far has a way of recycling itself. It's been proven to us by common earth science and it would be the same for the universe as we were created by it

                                                                                    • YT Susie269
                                                                                      YT Susie269  4 일 전

                                                                                      don't show the bomb part to kin Jun ung

                                                                                      • Huw Davies
                                                                                        Huw Davies  4 일 전

                                                                                        Black hole bomb, won't you come, and wash the rains away

                                                                                        • Gabrielle Tollerson
                                                                                          Gabrielle Tollerson  5 일 전

                                                                                          absolutely FASCINATING

                                                                                          • LTWINPWNHUNTER R
                                                                                            LTWINPWNHUNTER R  5 일 전

                                                                                            But the largest explosion of the universe is the big bang. So if the black hole blew up, after all life around the mirror dies due to no one opening it. Could that explosion create a second big bang cause technical all the things that the first big bang would have worked be at end point of the black hole such as gravity and also the big bang is believed to be created from something smaller than a atom which the diameter of the end point of the black hole is 0. So life may continue, but all records of the previous being gone. I may be wrong but it's something I think might happen

                                                                                            • Hoover
                                                                                              Hoover  5 일 전

                                                                                              Black hole: I'll try spinning, that's a good trick!

                                                                                              • Captain Phantom
                                                                                                Captain Phantom  5 일 전

                                                                                                Would the mirror sphere shatter and implode from the black hole's gravity

                                                                                                • Kavve The Homm3 Player

                                                                                                  0:20 I hope we all could be Protoss one day

                                                                                                  • Uno Mas
                                                                                                    Uno Mas  5 일 전

                                                                                                    gracias, ahora dormire desquiziado jaja.

                                                                                                    • Killer Kirby
                                                                                                      Killer Kirby  5 일 전

                                                                                                      Well black wholes can spew out stuff and here's a theory I have a black hole that inch contained everything else's it swallloeda. Old universe black holes spew out mass every so often in a beam the mass in the black whole bounce and speed up infinitely maybye even faster then light what if the mass got extremly fast and all the black holes energy or at least most of it faded away and it coudlent hold its mass anymore it then lost its mass and bassicly exploded this was the start of the newest universe it's just athery and not a great one but still a theory

                                                                                                      • Shady Shay
                                                                                                        Shady Shay  5 일 전

                                                                                                        Ahhh you gotta love black holes.

                                                                                                        • Joseph Fernandez
                                                                                                          Joseph Fernandez  5 일 전

                                                                                                          Bruh... This is dangerous!

                                                                                                          • marlok tr
                                                                                                            marlok tr  5 일 전

                                                                                                            so black hole is are gun in a city of burge

                                                                                                            • Arnold K.
                                                                                                              Arnold K.  5 일 전

                                                                                                              6:01 but the mirror itself already emits infrared radiation.

                                                                                                              • Astrocat
                                                                                                                Astrocat  5 일 전

                                                                                                                Kurzgesagt: You can take a black hole and turn it into an infinite energy source. America: ok Kurzgesagt: Or you can blow it up. *AMERICA WANTS TO KNOW YOUR LOCATION*

                                                                                                                • Skeppy the ok
                                                                                                                  Skeppy the ok  5 일 전

                                                                                                                  The black hole bomb is like a baby dyson sphere... but if you don't control it you die

                                                                                                                  • Daniel Averbuck
                                                                                                                    Daniel Averbuck  6 일 전

                                                                                                                    I love the punky and the brain reference

                                                                                                                    • QwakyTaky
                                                                                                                      QwakyTaky  6 일 전

                                                                                                                      Thank god i grew up with this 1:19 And not this 1:39

                                                                                                                      • Mr Reddy
                                                                                                                        Mr Reddy  6 일 전

                                                                                                                        Thank you to everyone at Kurzgesagt. Thank you. Thank you so much.

                                                                                                                        • hirschlord
                                                                                                                          hirschlord  6 일 전

                                                                                                                          Sorry aber ich verstehe es besser wenn ich es auf deutsch höre 🥺

                                                                                                                          • Sexy Spoon
                                                                                                                            Sexy Spoon  6 일 전

                                                                                                                            Cool video

                                                                                                                            • Michael D'souza
                                                                                                                              Michael D'souza  6 일 전

                                                                                                                              Lol a single black hole is light years in length . how do you plan to make so much mirrors to cover them ?

                                                                                                                              • Astrocat
                                                                                                                                Astrocat  5 일 전

                                                                                                                                you must be thinking about a super massive black hole. They are in the center of galaxies, and are the largest. The easier option would be a more common stellar mass black hole. The stellar mass black holes are smaller.

                                                                                                                                • Roderick L
                                                                                                                                  Roderick L  6 일 전

                                                                                                                                  Best channel ever.

                                                                                                                                  • CrashArenaTurboFan
                                                                                                                                    CrashArenaTurboFan  6 일 전

                                                                                                                                    why no waka waka waka waka

                                                                                                                                    • jamesblunt006
                                                                                                                                      jamesblunt006  6 일 전

                                                                                                                                      "Here’s an infinite energy source to maintain your civilization for eternity" "Trillions of years" Yeah trillions of years is a long time, but it's neither infinite nor eternity.

                                                                                                                                      • Scientist Walter
                                                                                                                                        Scientist Walter  일 전

                                                                                                                                        it's long enough

                                                                                                                                        • 1503 김동우
                                                                                                                                          1503 김동우  6 일 전

                                                                                                                                          interstellar

                                                                                                                                          • David le
                                                                                                                                            David le  6 일 전

                                                                                                                                            can you build a Dyson sphere around a black hole *plays Kurzgesagt theme*

                                                                                                                                            • German Space Guy
                                                                                                                                              German Space Guy  6 일 전

                                                                                                                                              DOH

                                                                                                                                              • Royle Hun
                                                                                                                                                Royle Hun  7 일 전

                                                                                                                                                What is the difference between blackhole and shithole?

                                                                                                                                                • Tomaz
                                                                                                                                                  Tomaz  7 일 전

                                                                                                                                                  There aren’t any black holes that don’t spin.

                                                                                                                                                  • Li Li
                                                                                                                                                    Li Li  7 일 전

                                                                                                                                                    Is this like the sling shot theory traveling thing in interstellar?

                                                                                                                                                    • Disenchanted Humanist

                                                                                                                                                      Sources?

                                                                                                                                                      • KingNubThe1st #NubLord

                                                                                                                                                        Bruh he found a duplication glitch

                                                                                                                                                        • Excaliburner
                                                                                                                                                          Excaliburner  7 일 전

                                                                                                                                                          I see a lot of people talking about nukes, to clarify, this wouldn't be a nuke. it would be a SUPERNOVA which is pretty big. big enough to destroy a solar system. 100 billion nukes couldn't even put a crack in a planet. but, if like kurzgasagt was saying, we used the supermassive black hole in the center of the milky way, it would be trillions of times bigger than a supernova, bigger that a hypernova, it would be a Galaxy destroying, physics breaking, unbelievably cool, Übernova, if you will. so yeah that would be pretty big.

                                                                                                                                                          • Benedek Kristály
                                                                                                                                                            Benedek Kristály  7 일 전

                                                                                                                                                            0:19 Those species are Protosses?

                                                                                                                                                            • KaiKo
                                                                                                                                                              KaiKo  7 일 전

                                                                                                                                                              So black holes are now steel ball run references

                                                                                                                                                              • KaiKo
                                                                                                                                                                KaiKo  7 일 전

                                                                                                                                                                Arigato... Gyro

                                                                                                                                                                • The Frozen Flaming Thunderbird

                                                                                                                                                                  Oh no so black holes now team too, supercell please ban teaming.

                                                                                                                                                                  • MonetizedYaY
                                                                                                                                                                    MonetizedYaY  7 일 전

                                                                                                                                                                    Humans: *But can it be made into hentai?*